hackx | 2020

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Inter-University
START-UP CHALLENGE

The Most Awaited Inter-University Hackathon

Is Back!

Organized by
Industrial Management Science Students’ Association | University of Kelaniya

Why HackX ?

HackX – one of the most successful inter-university hackathons unfolds its fifth successive chapter as hackX 2020, addressing the innovative minds of the Sri Lankan undergraduates. This time hackX revamps the ordinary hackathon into an Innovative Startup Challenge, allowing more solid refined startups to emerge through the industrial level product development guidance provided.

1

Form a team and submit a proposal

Form a team with members who shares your idea and submit the proposal

Your Team

Choose your team wisely. Share your idea with them.

2

Pitch your Idea in 10 minutes

30 teams from initial proposal will get the opportunity to pitch their idea to our judge panel in 5 minutes.

Pitch your Idea in ten minutes

Pitch your idea to our judge panel in 5 minutes.

3

Get selected to hackx finals

Get selected to finals of HackX 2020 from the Initial - Pitch. Two best teams from the IdeaSprint - Intra department hackathon competition will also be participating for the hackx 2020.

Get selected to hackx finals

Get selected to finals of HackX 2020 from the Initial - Pitch. 

4

attend to online workshops series

Attend these valuable workshops as they are supposed to give industrial guidance to transfer your idea to a business solution

attend to online workshops series

Attend these valuable workshops as they are supposed to give industrial guidance to transfer your idea to a business solution

5

develop your idea into a product

Develop your idea to a product with the guidance from workshops and with the help of mentors.

Idea to Into a Product

Develop your idea to a product with the guidance from workshops and with the help of mentors.

6

grab the hackx 2020 trophy

Grab the HackX 2020 trophy and walk away with amazing prizes and experiences as entrepreneurs.

hackx 2020 trophy

Grab the HackX 2020 trophy and walk away with amazing prizes and experiences as entrepreneurs.

Undergraduates of any University or Higher Educational Institute are eligible to participate in this competition.

A team must comprise of 3 to members.

Participants in a team should represent the same University or the Higher Educational Institute.

Ideas should be presented in a proposal, following the proposal structure and the given guidelines.

All ideas should be novel and related to Information Technology aspects.

Proposed idea cannot be changed. Final product may have added features.

TIMELINE

Registrations
via www.hackx.lk

Once the Registrations are opened, download the sample proposal structure, fill it and submit with your team details through the registration form.

Nov 08 - Nov 22, 2020

Hackx 2020 - Initial Pitch
- Via Microsoft Teams Platform

30 teams with the best innovative ideas will be selected through the initial filtration and invited to do an initial idea pitch of 05 minutes.

Dec 05, 2020

Sustainability and Business Model Workshop

A new concept of improving your knowledge about sustainability and maintaining your product accordingly. How to future proof your idea financially.

Dec 12, 2020

Technical Workshops

Two technical workshops will be conducted for the final 10 teams of hackX, in the aim of providing technical guidance for developing their ideas to startups. Including the support of Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals

Dec 13 - Dec 19, 2020

Marketing and Social Media Workshop

How to gain attention to your product/service through media which are accessible to everyone.

Dec 20, 2020

hackX finals

'hackX finals' will be the final platform for the final teams to demonstrate their four week mastered production and battle for the grand prize.

Dec27, 2020

AWARDS

LKR
20 000

LKR
30 000

1

LKR
15 000

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Official Technology Partner

Official Innovations Partner

Official Knowledge Partner

Official Strategic Partner

Exclusive Online Media Partner

Official Mentoring Partner

Official Online Events Partner

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